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Hawkins County to identify all county buildings with new signs

Hawkins County to identify all county buildings with new signs

March 23rd, 2014 10:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — At the request of Hawkins County 911 and various rescue agencies in the county, all county buildings will be receiving new signs identifying them by address, and in many cases, by name as well.

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Local News Education
Central Heights students produce wolf painting on display at Bays Mountain

Central Heights students produce wolf painting on display at Bays Mountain

March 23rd, 2014 10:12 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — How many budding artists does it take to draw a lone wolf in a woodland setting? The answer is whole classes plus a teacher to inspire and encourage them.

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Local News
Flier critical of Hawkins mayor could spice up Republican candidate forum

Flier critical of Hawkins mayor could spice up Republican candidate forum

March 23rd, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Republican Party's candidate forum Tuesday evening may be a bit more interesting thanks to a flier distributed by county mayor candidate Dennis Deal. The flier is highly critical of incumbent Melville Bailey.

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Sports Vols Sports
Vols romp over Bears and into Sweet 16

Vols romp over Bears and into Sweet 16

March 23rd, 2014 9:02 pm by JOEDY McCREARY. AP Sports Writer

Jarnell Stokes had 17 points and a career-high-tying 18 rebounds, and the Volunteers denied Mercer a second straight upset in the NCAA tournament by routing the Bears 83-63 on Sunday night.

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Community Local News
Blountville boy who received new heart, lungs dies

Blountville boy who received new heart, lungs dies

March 23rd, 2014 9:00 pm by NET News Service

Weston Keeton, the 7-year-old Blountville boy who underwent heart, heart valve, and lung transplants in the last four months, died Sunday afternoon.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Kyle Busch wins in wild finish at Fontana

Kyle Busch wins in wild finish at Fontana

March 23rd, 2014 7:40 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

FONTANA, Calif. — Kyle Busch won at Fontana for the second straight year Sunday, holding off Kyle Larson, Tony Stewart and his older brother Kurt on a frantic two-lap sprint to the finish.

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News Regional & National
Health law birth control coverage before Supreme Court  justices

Health law birth control coverage before Supreme Court justices

March 23rd, 2014 6:42 pm by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

The Obama administration and its opponents are renewing the Supreme Court battle over Obama's health care law in a case that pits the religious rights of employers against the rights of women to the birth control of their choice.

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Sports
Kentucky ends Wichita State's perfect run

Kentucky ends Wichita State's perfect run

March 23rd, 2014 6:38 pm by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

Andrew Harrison scored 20 points, twin brother Aaron had 19 and Kentucky survived a potential winning 3-pointer at the buzzer by Fred VanVleet to knock off undefeated Wichita State with a 78-76 victory Sunday in the NCAA tournament.

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News Regional & National
Tennessee plans executions in secret

Tennessee plans executions in secret

March 23rd, 2014 6:06 pm by Brian Haas, the Tennessean

The state of Tennessee doesn't want you to know how it will kill the condemned. It doesn't want you to know who will flip the switch, sending a lethal dose of pentobarbital through the veins of death row inmates.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Demolition of old Surgoinsville bridge under way

March 23rd, 2014 4:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

The decking of the 60-year-old bridge has already been removed, and the steel girder frame is currently being dismantled.

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